Meaning of REFILL in English

REFILL

I. verb

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

cup

He rose choreographically and refilled his cup for the third time.

I dipped the glass ladle into the big bowl and refilled my cup .

The coroner turned away to refill his wine cup .

glass

He motioned to the barman to refill their glasses , a feeling of satisfaction running through him.

Dunne motioned to the bartender, who refilled their glasses again.

He smiled and sipped his drink, glancing across at the phone as he refilled his glass .

Stunned, he watched Litchfield refill the glass , then calmly raise his own.

Now he leaned down and carefully refilled his glass .

Vassily laughed and refilled my glass .

I hope she's worth all the expenses, he thought, as be refilled her glass .

The busboy rushes to refill my water glass after every sip.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Can I refill anyone's glass?

If you bring your empty bottles back to the store, we can refill them.

The tank was emptied, cleaned, and refilled with fresh water.

The waiter refilled our wine glasses.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Drain the peel, refill the pot and boil the peel for 20 minutes more.

Felicia slides her glass forward and he refills it with grape juice.

He motioned to the barman to refill their glasses, a feeling of satisfaction running through him.

I refill her teacup once, twice.

Now he leaned down and carefully refilled his glass.

Perhaps nothing makes a swimming-pool owner feel more guilty than having to drain and refill the pool.

The Colonel gestured to me: I was to refill the glasses.

They were together in the big cupboard behind the staff room, refilling the sugar bowls.

II. noun

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

refills for an ink pen

A cup of coffee is $1.20, refills are free.

A large soda is $1.50. Refills are free.

a prescription refill

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

He took a boat-shaped piece of pastry filled with crab and proffered his glass for a refill .

My wineglass was empty and she was bringing me a refill with unheard-of good grace.

Richard gets a second refill on his coffee.

She spooned more sugar into her empty coffee cup and motioned to the waitress for a refill .

The number of patients granted refills at their pharmacies is unrecorded.

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